ERIC Number: ED227868
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Acquisition and Exchange Section. Collections and Services Division. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Papers on library acquisition and the exchange of unwanted publications among libraries which were presented at the 1982 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) conference include: (1) "Acquisition Work of the National Library of China: Organization and Functions," a discussion by Zeng Jiguang (People's Republic of China) covering acquisition of books, periodicals, newspapers, and non-print items; (2) "Collections Development and Services in Recession," an overview by Alexander Wilson (United Kingdom) of the development of library cooperation in relation to economic factors; (3) "International Exchanges of the Major Libraries of the Canadian Government," a description by Andre Preibish (Canada), of the international exchange operations of the National Library of Canada, the Book Exchange Center, and other institutions; (4) "Exchange Programs in Canadian University Libraries," a report by S. E. H. Rooney (Canada) describing a 1982 survey of exchange programs maintained by 27 Canadian university libraries; (5) "The Franco-Canadian Collection of the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris: Its Constitution," a history by Marie-Renee Morin (France) of the development of the Bibliotheque Nationale's collection of Canadian books published in French; and (6) "On the Current Volume of the Bibliography on International Book-Exchange," a description by B. P. Kanevsky (USSR) of the preparation and publication of the 450-item bibliography covering the literature on international book-exchange from 1960 to 1970. (ESR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).